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Call Number/Catalog Number MS 0298
Title Washington Light Infantry Corps records, 1840-1898. (MS 0298)
Additional identifier 9559
Collection Washington Light Infantry Corps records
Object Name Manuscripts
Creator District of Columbia. Militia. Washington Light Infantry Corps.
Description Correspondence, minutes, photographs, and memorabilia.
Subjects Washington (D.C.) -- History, Military -- 19th century.
Date 1840-1898
Admin/Biographical History Organized 1836; mustered briefly into Union Army in 1861 until other troops could arrive to defend the city; dormant thereafter until 1871 when it was reorganized; disbanded in 1902.
People Clements, Charles A.
Towers, Lemuel
Dates of Creation 1840-1898
Early date 1840
Late date 1898
Extent 0.7 cubic ft.
Finding Aids Finding aid in the repository.
Finding Aid ms0298.pdf